Fortnite chapter 4 season 2: the Mega season details

Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 has kicked off with neon lights blazing, because the Mega season is full-on cyberpunk. There's a new blue biome with a Japanese-inspired set of locations, a central city with Sonic-like rails to ride, and of course a handful of new weapons.

Here's your guide to all the major changes in Chapter 4 Season 2 and how to get your hands on the new weapons, new vehicles, and more.

Fortnite's updated map

Ripley landing in Fortnite Mega City

(Image credit: Epic Games)

The Mega season has replaced the entire southeast corner of the map with a new bluish biome. Mega City with its skyscrapers, neon lights, and gliding rails is at its center if you want to dive right into some action. You can attack enemies from above while riding the rails that wind around the sky in Mega City so keep an eye out for your competition on the ground.

Past that are several other new areas:

  • Steamy Springs
  • Kenjutsu Crossing
  • Knotty Nets

There are lots of new landmark locations tucked into the new biome as well: from the Drift Ridge in the north to the zipline-accessible Coldwater Sanctuary island to Windcatching Lake at the top of a hill. 

Fortnite's new weapons and vehicles

Fortnite's Overlcocked Pulse Rifle

There are quite a few busted weapons this season. (Image credit: Epic Games)
  • Kinetic blade: A katana that uses the new "knockback slash" you'll want to use for some seasonal challenges. It also has a dash attack with three charges
  • Havoc suppressed assault rifle: A new silenced and accurate rifle
  • Havoc Pump Shotgun: A new nigh damage shotgun
  • Overclocked Pulse Rifle: A mythic pulse rifle earned by claiming the capture point on Loot Island
  • Unvaulted: Heavy sniper rifle
  • Unvaulted: Cobra DMR
  • Unvaulted: Dragon's breath sniper
  • Unvaulted: Combat shotgun
  • Unvaulted: Heisted exotic weapons

To pick up the new kinetic blade katana, your best bet is heading to the temple at Kenjutsu Crossing in the southeast corner of the map. There are other kinetic blade spawns in the Bamboo Circle, Sakura Circle, Cedar Circle and Sandy Circle all at the four corners of the biome, but heading for Kenjutsu is your best bet for the blade.

New vehicles coming to Fortnite chapter 4 season 2

Fortnite - a player stands in front of a blue and white Nitro Drift car

Find the Nitro Drifter and all will be well... (Image credit: Epic Games)
  • Rogue Bike
  • Nitro Drifter (We have a handy guide on exactly how to find this vehicle)
  • Vaulted: the dirt bike

If you want to hop into one of the new rides in the Mega season, drop in on Drift Ridge, the curvy rally racing track on the north end of the new blue biome. You'll likely find your choice of Rogue Bike or Nitro Drifter hanging out there. As a second option, Mega City itself is also crawling with new wheels. 

Slurp Juice is super effective 

Slurp Juice has gotten a really big buff this season. The blue consumable now restores health and shield simultaneously at a much faster rate. Given the big boost it offers, you'll find it locked away in vaults, rifted-in points of interest, and combat caches.

Fortnite's new battlepass

Imani from Fortnite

(Image credit: Epic Games)

As usual, the Fortnite battle pass is full of original and collab skins. Here is a list of every skin in the chapter 4 season 2 battle pass. 

Page 1 - Renzo the Destroyer

Page 2 - Renzo the Magnificent 

Page 3 - Imani

Page 4 - Future-Fi Imani

Page 5 - Thunder

Page 6 - Midnight Snack Thunder

Page 7 - Mystica

Page 8 - Crimsonbloom Mystica

Page 9 - Stray

Page 10 - Renegade Stray

Page 11 - Highwire

Page 12 - Pack Leader Highwire

Page 13 - River Empress Mizuki

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Lauren started writing for PC Gamer as a freelancer in 2017 while chasing the Dark Souls fashion police and accepted her role as Associate Editor and Chief Minecraft Liker in 2021. She originally started her career in game development and is still fascinated by how games tick in the modding and speedrunning scenes. She likes long books, longer RPGs, multiplayer cryptids, and can't stop playing co-op crafting games.

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